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Taxon: Viola labradorica Schrank

Genus: Viola
Family: Violaceae subfamily: Violoideae tribe: Violeae.
Nomen number: 41725
Place of publication: Denkschr. Königl.-Baier. Bot. Ges. Regensburg 1(2):12. 1818
Name verified on: 25-Mar-2003 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 25-Feb-2004
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

Common names:

  • alpine violet   (Source: F New Brunswick ) – English
  • American dog violet   (Source: Castanea 67:373) – English
  • dog violet   (Source: F Mich [as V. conspersa]) – English
  • Labrador violet   (Source: Hortus 3 ) – English
  • violette décombante   (Source: F New Brunswick [as V. conspersa]) – French
  • violette du labrador   (Source: F New Brunswick ) – French

Economic importance:


Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
  • NORTHERN AMERICA (Check conservation status in U.S. & Canada in NatureServe Explorer database)
    Subarctic America: Greenland
    Eastern Canada: Canada - New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Quebec
    Western Canada: Canada - Manitoba
    Northeastern U.S.A.: United States - Connecticut, Indiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, West Virginia
    North-Central U.S.A.: United States - Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota, Missouri, North Dakota
    Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Maryland, North Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia

References:

  • Encke, F. et al. 1984. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage.
  • Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist. 1991. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2. [= V. adunca var. minor (Hook.) Fern.].
  • Hinds, H. R. 2000. Flora of New Brunswick, ed. 2.
  • Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening.
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  • Magee, D. W. & H. E. Ahles. 1999. Flora of the Northeast. A manual of the vascular flora of New England and adjacent New York. [mentions].
  • McKinney, L. E. & N. H. Russell. 2002. Violaceae of the southeastern United States. Castanea 67:373.
  • Russell, N. H. 1965. Violets (Viola) of central and eastern United States: An introductory survey. Sida 2:12.
  • Seymour, F. 1969. The flora of New England.
  • Voss, E. 1972–. Michigan flora. [= V. conspersa].
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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Viola labradorica Schrank:


Check other web resources for images:

  • PlantSystematics.org
  • Google Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?41725 (03 September 2014)

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